Saturday, June 30, 2007

Brewers News - June 30

— Ramirez's blast caps Cubs' furious rally (Journal-Sentinel)
A REALLY, REALLY tough loss to Chicago...

Brewers stumble against Cubs (
Milwaukee scores 5 in the first inning only to fall to the Cubs 6-5.

Notes: Turnbow an all-star, too? (
He leads MLB in holds and has been outstanding aside from four outings.

Brewers bullpen deserves more credit (
Middle relievers a main reason for club's success.

Anne in the stands: Dreams coming true (

— Notes: Braun entrenched in the 3-hole (Journal-Sentinel)

— At-bat swings Chicago from depression to elation (Journal-Sentinel)

— Friday Game Report (Journal-Sentinel)

— Cubs offer Brewers tough one to chew on at Wrigley (Journal-Sentinel)

— The Prince of Milwaukee seeks own identity: 'Laid-back dude,' All-Star (

— Cordero blows third save as Brewers lose (Fox Sports)

— Hey Brewers fans, time to scrap the football mentality (Capital Times)

— Milwaukee talks: Chicago Cubs TV announcer Len Kasper (

— Cubs 'go crazy' in walk-off victory (

— Winning streak has Cubs excited (Chicago Sun-Times)

— Debatable choices by fans in NL all-star balloting (
Writer says Pujols is best hitter in NL, deserves starting spot over Fielder

Glad you asked (Journal-Times)
Baseball, Brewer questions

— No better pick-me-up than a walk-off winner (Chicago Tribune)

— Cubs blend right formula (Chicago Tribune)

— Finding a rare crack in Cordero (Chicago Tribune)

Hold it, Yost says Turnbow deserves spot (Wisconsin State Journal)

Two-game swing (Wisconsin State Journal)

— Is this the Cubbie swagger (Chicago Sports Review)

— Five Up, Five Down (
Writer compares Braun with Royals' Gordon

— Young Hart starts pumping out hits for Brewers (

— Brewers are in good place (Green Bay Press-Gazette)


Thursday, June 28, 2007

Brewers News - June 28

— Miller's mighty mash (Journal-Sentinel)
The Brewers went into extra innings against the Astros yesterday and won in the 11th with Damian Miller walk-off three-run homer.

Home state hero connects with walk-off (
More on the Brewers exciting victory over the Houston Astros

Brewers-Astros Box Score (

— Wednesday game report (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Capuano throws simulated game (
Chris Capuano is set to make his return on Tuesday against the Pirates. Ned Yost sets his starting pitchers until the All-Star break.

— Notes: Capuano on schedule to return (Journal-Sentinel)

Fast storm + slow roof = wet Miller Park (

— Looking for faster cover (Journal-Sentinel)

— Skip turns Bush into winner (Journal-Sentinel)
Dave Bush pitched two innings in relief yesterday and got the win.

Milwaukee Brewers player news (
Quick blurbs on player news and performances

— Miller's three-run homer helps Brewers sweep Astros (

— Brewers report: Notes, quotes (
Carlos Villanueva has retired 20 straight batters.

— Brewers report: Inside pitch (

— Rotation to go six deep (Wisconsin State Journal)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

— Miller Sends La Crosse Area Brewers Fans Home Happy (


Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Brewers News - June 27

Nine-run sixth lifts Brewers to win (
After Matt Wise shut down the Astros rally in the top half of the sixth inning, the Brewers offense put up nine runs in the bottom half of the inning. The inning included a bases clearing single plus an error for Rickie Weeks, a pinch hit two-run homer by Tony Graffanino, and Johnny Estrada's first career grand slam.

Brewers-Astros Box Score (

— Taking the grand tour (Journal-Sentinel)
More on last night's victory

— Game report: Tuesday at a glance (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Rotation to undergo a shuffle (
Yovani Gallardo will start the series opener against the Cubs on Friday leaving Sunday's starting pitcher a question mark. Either Claudio Vargas or Dave Bush will start Sunday.

Brewers offense clicking once again (

— Brewers enjoy slamming success (Journal-Sentinel)
With Johnny Estrada's grand slam in last night's game, the Brewers now have five grand slams on the year. Last season the Brewers had no grand slams.

— Yost keeps his wits (Journal-Sentinel)

— Enjoying the roof over their heads (Journal-Sentinel)
The Brewers own the second best home record in the Majors.

— Prince earns famous fans (Journal-Sentinel)

— The Drill (Journal-Sentinel)
The Brewer's players famous twins

— Nine-run sixth inning rallies Brewers past Astros (

— Bullpen has a hold on things (Wisconsin State Journal)

— Astros-Brewers Preview (Fox Sports)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

— MLB Report: Brew ha ha (

— Former Snappers making noise (OurSports Central)

— Verlander and Ordonez stopped Milwaukee's Hart, but no one has since (


Tuesday, June 26, 2007

Brewers News - June 26

— Enough Sheets to tuck it in (Journal-Sentinel)
Ben Sheets went six innings and gave up one run for his ninth win of the season. Prince Fielder and J.J. Hardy each homered.

Sheets cruises past Astros for ninth win (
More on the Brewers victory over the Astros

Brewers-Astros Box Score (

Brewers sign top draft pick (

— Big draft blows into brew town (Journal-Sentinel)

Sounds' Parra perfect in his second PCL start (

— Parra tosses perfect game (Journal-Sentinel)

Mailbag: Sheets changing mechanics? (
Brewers reporter answers fans questions

Notes: Plan for Gallardo murky (
Yovani Gallardo's role on the Brewers is unknown for when Chris Capuano returns from the DL.

— Gallardo may be head to bullpen (Journal-Sentinel)

— Prince extends his lead (Journal-Sentinel)
Prince Fielder is now third overall in NL All-Star voting.

Fielder holds All-Star vote lead (

Family motivates infielder Weeks (
Rickie Weeks online chat transcript

— Sheets shuts down Astros to win fifth straight decision (

— Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

— Brewers report: Inside pitch (

— Astros-Brewers Preview (Fox Sports)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

— Brewers can play small ball (The Sheboygan Press)

— Brewers have something special in Gallardo (Journal Times)

Monday, June 25, 2007


Brewer pitching prospect Manny Parra threw a perfect game for the Nashville Sounds tonight in only his second start with the team. Read the game story HERE.

If he can finally put together a full season without injury, we might have another pitcher to add to the bottleneck that the Brewers' starting five has become. Congrats Manny! Hope to see you in Brewer blue soon.

Brewers sign top draft pick LaPorta

Brewers News - June 25

Brewers bullpen unable to seal a win (
Yovani Gallardo pitched seven solid innings, but the Brewers bullpen wasn't able to hold on to the win yesterday afternoon. The Brewers lost the series finale with the Royals 4-3 in 11 innings.

Brewers-Royals Box Score (

— No walk in the park (Journal-Sentinel)
More on the Brewers loss to the Royals

— Game report: Sunday at a glance (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Capuano set to return soon (
Chris Capuano is set to re-join the Brewers rotation next week against Pittsburgh. J.J. Hardy is expected to be back in the starting lineup today against Houston.

— Yost not rushing Capuano's return (Journal-Sentinel)

— Gallardo making them go ga-ga (Journal-Sentinel)

Graffanino heating up at the plate (

— Yost is up to his neck in arms (Journal-Sentinel)

— Holy Hank Aaron! It's a Brewers frenzy (Journal-Sentinel)

— Bases-loaded walk helps Royals top Brewers in 11 (

Milwaukee Brewers player news (
Quick blurbs on player news and performances

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

— Brewers report: Inside pitch (

— Brewers notes: Home brewing cooks up great record (Wisconsin State Journal)

— Astros-Brewers Preview (Fox Sports)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)


Saturday, June 23, 2007

Brewers News - June 23

Duo powers Brewers to fourth straight (
Ryan Braun and Corey Hart combined for nine hits and seven RBI in yesterday's game. The Brewers beat the Royals 11-5.

— Turning up Central heat (Journal-Sentinal)
Yesterday was the Brewers eighth win in the last nine games, giving them and 8 1/2 game lead in the NL Central.

— Friday game report (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Hardy's injuries getting better (
J.J. Hardy has been battling soreness in his knee, hip, and lower back. The injury is minor and J.J. is being held out of games for precautionary reasons.

— Notes: Hardy still sits, but Yost not worried (Journal-Sentinel)

— Team seeks Counsell for leadership, protection (Journal-Sentinel)

Negro League museum returns to Miller (

— History of Negro League Baseball display (Journal-Sentinel)

Milwaukee Brewers player news (
Quick blurbs on player news and performances

— Hart, Braun pace first-place Brewers to win over Royals (

— Fielder discusses rocky relationship with Brewers star (
Cecil Fielder says about his son Prince, "I let him know, at the end of the day, if you ever talk to me like that again, you're going to see me in front of 40,000 people trying to get after you." I'll take Prince in that one.

— Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

— Brewers report: Inside pitch (

— Brewers: Hardy's injury nothing to worry about (Wisconsin State Journal)

— Royals-Brewers Preview (Fox Sports)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

Fielder's sage takes another turn (

— Sticking together: Former Gatemen Zito, Sheets still connected (

— City's Best: Milwaukee's Top Five Athletes (AOL Sports)
Only one Milwaukee Buck makes the list and the rest are Brewers. Sounds about right.


Friday, June 22, 2007

Brewers News - June 22

Brewers' staff improving at the dish (
Taking away the relievers batting practice to give Brewers' starters more work has seemed to pay off.

— Established position (Journal-Sentinel)
Bill Hall has settled well into his new position.

— History of Negro Leagues Baseball Display (Journal-Sentinel)
On display Saturday at Miller Park until just after game time

— Brewers detour from the Royal road (Journal-Sentinel)

— Nashville coaches tabbed (Journal-Sentinal)
Two Nashville Sounds coaches have been named to the United States team coaching staff that will compete in the All-Star Futures Game.

— Full count: First is best (Journal-Sentinel)
The Brewers have better outcomes in games they score first in.

— The Drill: Accoding to Rick Braun (Journal-Sentinel)

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

— Brewers report: Inside pitch (

— Royals-Brewers Preview (Fox Sports)
The Royals come into Milwaukee today to start a three-game weekend series. Last year the Brewers dropped two of three in Kansas City.

— Power starts off second half just as hot (Charleston Gazette)

— Brewers Responding After No-No (

Gwynn returns, Parra makes Sounds debut (The City Paper)


Thursday, June 21, 2007

Brewers News - June 21

Hall's slam highlights Brew Crew's win (
Bill Hall led the Brewers to a series win over the Giants with five RIB including a first inning grand slam. Francisco Cordero notched his Major League leading 27th save.

Brewers-Giants Box Score (

— Making a home stand (Journal-Sentinel)
More on yesterday's victory over San Francisco.

— Wednesday game report (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Hall heating up at plate (

— Notes: Suppan says delivery not problem (Journal-Sentinel)

— Recipe for roll tough to crack, easy to savor (Journal-Sentinel)
After losing 20 out of 30 games, the Brewers are back on a roll winning seven of their last eight.

Milwaukee Brewers' player news (
Quick blurbs on player news and performances.

— Hall's slam, 5 RBIs help Brewers sweep slumping Giants (

— Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

Brewers report: Inside pitch (

Ump's blown call helps Giants lose 7th straight (

— Brewers: Young, restless pregame (Wisconsin State Journal)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

Brewers SS Hardy leaves game with back injury (Yahoo!)
After sitting out Tuesday's game with hip soreness, J.J. Hardy was taken out yesterday in the third inning with lower back pain. Hardy is expected to play tomorrow.

— Gillespie makes A-league All-Star game (West Linn Tidings)


Wednesday, June 20, 2007

Brewers News - June 20

Brewers cruise behind Sheets (
Ben Sheets had his second complete game of the season, and Prince Fielder had three RBI to lead the Brewers to victory over the Giants in last night's game.

Brewers-Giants Box Score (

— Wrinkle-free Sheets (Journal-Sentinel)
More on last night's win

— Tuesday game report (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Hardy rests ailing hip (
J.J. Hardy got the night off last night to rest his sore left hip. Hardy is expected to play today.

— Notes: Pitcher hits big in debut (Journal-Sentinel)

— Sorry, Barry, but Prince is king here (Journal-Sentinel)

— Pitching success is in reserve (Journal-Sentinel)

Pettyjohn battling back to The Show (
After overcoming a life-threatening disease, Brewers minor leaguer Adam Pettyjohn is fighting his way back to the majors.

— Full count: The finish line (Journal-Sentinel)

— Brewers extend NL's best home record with win over Giants (

— Baseball's unbreakable records (
With Barry Bonds nearing the home run record, the article mentions those records in baseball that may never be broken.

— Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

— Brewers report: Inside pitch (

— Giants-Brewers Preview (Fox Sports)

— Sheets hurls 13th career CG (Fox Sports)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

Parra makes Triple A debut tonight (The City Paper)

— Cardinal Demise Opens Door to Brewer Dominance (The New York Sun)

— Teams not hesitating to throw top prospects into the mix (USA Today)

— Hammerin' Hank had weary finish to Milwaukee career (USA Today)

— Tomo Ohka picked up by Cardinals (
Former Brewers' starter Tomo Ohka was picked up by the St. Louis Cardinals yesterday, just one day after being cut by the Toronto Blue Jays.


Tuesday, June 19, 2007

Brewers News - June 19

— First and foremost (Journal-Sentinel)
Yovani Gallardo earned a win in his first major league start going 6 1/3 innings, giving up three earned runs. Gallardo was also impressive fielding and at the plate where he went 1-2 with an RBI and a walk.

Gallardo wins Major League debut (

Brewers-Giants Box Score (

— Monday game report (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Gwynn sent down to Triple-A (

— Notes: Gwynn send down for more work (Journal-Sentinel)

Fielder tops All-Star voting at first base (

— Full count: Saving the day (Journal-Sentinel)
Francisco Cordero earned his 26th save of the season last night, tying Dan Kolb's club record for saves in a half season of work.

— Aaron likes Fielder's place (Journal-Sentinel)

Milwaukee Brewers player news (

— Fielder HR helps Gallardo beat Giants in MLB debut (

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

— Brewers report: Inside pitch (

— Giants-Brewers Preview (Fox Sports)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

Stars prove there is more than one road to pennants (

Tuesday's streaking starting pitchers (
Ben Sheets has been pitching well of late.

— Fielder wants Bonds in derby (San Jose Mercury News)

— Trade target series: Kevin Mench (

— Miller Park fans love to hate Bonds (Journal Times)

— Baseball taking note of concussions (USA Today)


Monday, June 18, 2007

Brewers News - June 18

Brewers' rally squelched by Twins (
The Brewers came all the way back from a 9-2 deficit but could not complete the comeback win losing to the Twins 10-9.

Brewers-Twins Box Score (

— Roller coaster down (Journal-Sentinel)
More on the Brewers loss to the Minnesota Twins

— Sunday game report (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Weeks' return sparks a shuffle (
Rickie Weeks will be activated from the DL today which will send either Gabe Gross or Tony Gwynn Jr. to Nashville.

— Notes: Hart may not surrender leadoff spot (Journal-Sentinel)
With Corey Hart's recent success in the leadoff spot, it is doubtful that Ned Yost will move him in the lineup when Rickie Weeks is back

— Strange trip doesn't cause loss of balance (Journal-Sentinel)

— Full count: Start them up (Journal-Sentinel)

— Gallardo ready for majors debut (Journal-Sentinel)
Yovani Gallardo will make his major league debut tonight against the visiting San Francisco Giants.

Milwaukee Brewers player news (
Quick blurbs on player news and performances

— Morneau's walk-off homer spoils Brewers' 7-run rally (

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

Brewers report: Inside pitch (

— Giants-Brewers Preview (Fox Sports)
Barry Bonds and the Giants come into Milwaukee today for a three game series.

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

— Fielder's 25th home run is an inside job (The Seattle Times)
The Brewers managed five homers in yesterday's game including an inside-the-park homer by Prince Fielder.

Fielder's home run not typical (Wisconsin State Journal)


Friday, June 15, 2007

Brewers News - June 15

Sheets fans No. 1,000 in win (
After getting no-hit in the opening game of the series, the Brewers pulled off two wins against arguably the majors best offensive team for their first road series win since late April.

Brewers-Tigers Box Score (

— Bouncing back makes no-hitter less bitter (Journal-Sentinel)
More on yesterday's win over the Tigers

— Thursday game report (Journal-Sentinel)

Brewers promote top prospect (
With Chris Capuano going to the 15-day DL, the Brewers had room to bring up Yovani Gallardo. If the Brewers can manage the weekend series against Minnesota without using Gallardo out of the pen, he will make his first big league start Monday at home against the Giants.

Brewers: Capuano placed on DL (

— Notes: Gallardo called up to bolster staff (Journal-Sentinel)

— Full count: Bouncing back (Journal-Sentinel)

Happy ending for Brewers in Detroit (

Milwaukee Brewers player news (
Quick blurbs on player news and performances

— Sheets fans seven, giving him 1,003 career strikeouts (

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

Brewers report: Inside pitch (

— Brewers-Twins Preview (Fox Sports)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

Milwaukee sends top draft picks to Helena (Helena Independent Record)


Thursday, June 14, 2007


Gallardo to get the call; lefty Capuano poised for DL stint

Brewers News - June 14

Hall lifts team after tough night (
The Brewers managed to have a runner in scoring position nearly every inning in last night's game but just could not come up with the big hit until Bill Hall hit a two-run shot in the eight inning. The Brewers pulled off the win over the Tigers 3-2.

Villanueva comes to the rescue (
Carlos Villanueva got the nod as starting pitcher just minutes before last night's game after Chris Capuano strained his groin.

Capuano scratched from start (

— Replacement starter cranks (Journal-Sentinel)
More on yesterday's much needed win over the Tigers

— Wednesday game report (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Yost looks to turn things around (

— Notes: Yost says the players need to relax (Journal-Sentinel)

Brewers hope win marks return to form (

— Full count: Special K diet (Journal-Sentinel)
The Brewers set a franchise record striking out 10+ times in five straight games.

— Brewers block out party time (Journal-Sentinel)
The Brewers will sponsor three local block parties.

Milwaukee Brewers player news (
Quick blurbs on player news and performances.

Brewers report: Inside pitch (

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

Hall's 2-run homer lifts slumping Brewers past Tigers (

— Brewers-Tigers Preview (Fox Sports)
Ben Sheets hopes to lead the Brewers to a much needed series win today.

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

— It's time to call up pitcher (The Sheboygan Press)
Many are calling for Yovanni Gallardo to be called up from Triple-A Nashville.

— No faith in Brew Crew (Herald News)
The author starts this column stating, "Here come the Cubs and Cardinals. There go the Milwaukee Brewers." I fail to see how the rest of the Brewers division gaining one game in the standings in several weeks justifies that statement.

— Brewers receiving All-Star attention (Journal Times)


Wednesday, June 13, 2007

Brewers News - June 13

Brewers held hitless in loss to Tigers (
The Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander tossed a no-hitter last night against the Brewers.

— Oh, no-no! (Journal-Sentinel)

— Game report: Tuesday at a glance (Journal-Sentinel)

Brewers respect Verlander's huge feat (

Notes: Yost mixes up the lineup (
Ned Yost had Craig Counsell and Tony Graffanino in the first two sports of the lineup last night. Ryan Braun got his first day off since being promoted to the majors.

— Formula shows Brewers boast 3 of top 100 players (Journal-Sentinel)

Brewers report: Inside pitch (

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

— Brewers-Tigers Preview (Fox Sports)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

— Managing is like old times for Gantner (Green Bay Press-Gazette)

— Wilson, White sign contracts (

— Manatees GM has his head in the game (

— Former Patriots signs with Brewers (

— Sounds pitcher is the real deal (Memphis Commercial Appeal)


Tuesday, June 12, 2007

Brewers News - June 12

All grown up, Prince Fielder returns to town tonight (Detroit Free Press)
Brewers slugger to play in town he grew up in

The Crew reminisce about former sports (
Several Brewers were two-sport athletes in college

Brewers lock up half their picks (
Team yet to sign first-round pick Matt LaPorta

Fielder closing in on Pujols in All-Star voting (
Prince only 50,000 back of Cardinals' slugger

Brewers mailbag: Will Gallardo get the call? (

— Prince of Wails (Journal-Sentinel)
Fielder returns to familiar turf

— Preview: Brewers at Tigers (Journal-Sentinel)

— Brewers sign 2007 5th rounder Caleb Gindl (
Milwaukee comes to terms with center fielder

— NL's Comedy Central no joking matter (

— SAL All-Star votes are a joke (Charleston Daily Mail)

— Key moves in June sparked '57 Braves, '82 Brewers (

— Q&A Rob Zerjav (Appleton Post-Crescent)
Fan asks Wisconsin Timber Rattlers president if they could become Brewers affiliate (yes, please)

— Paciorek signs pro contract (Bellingham Herald)

— LaPorta picked 7th overall (

— Wilson forgoes senior season, signs with Brewers (The Harvard Crimson)

— Three Majors taken in draft (London Free Press)

Baggot: Texas trip red alert for Brewers (Wisconsin State Journal)

— Sounds punch out 'Birds (Our Sports Central)

— The problem with the Milwaukee sports fan (


Monday, June 11, 2007

Brewers News - June 11

— Momentum swing (Journal-Sentinel)
The Brewers offense managed 22 hits in last night's game, but it was Geoff Jenkins 12th inning three-run homer that finally gave the Brewers the win over the Rangers, 9-6.

Jenkins jolts Brewers to extra-inning win (

Brewers-Rangers Box Score (

— Game report: Sunday at a glance (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Yost confident in Cordero (
Brewers closer Francisco Cordero blew two saves in a row over the weekend.

— Yost analyzes slide (Journal-Sentinel)

— Q&A with Brewers bullpen catcher Marcus Hanel (Journal-Sentinel)

— Calm down, Brewers and Bucks fans (Journal-Sentinel)

Milwaukee Brewers player news (
Quick blurbs on player news and performances.

— Jenkins' three-run homer sends Brewers past Rangers in 12 (

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

Brewers report: Inside pitch (

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)


Sunday, June 10, 2007

Brewers News - June 10

Bottom falls out in ninth for Brewers (
Ben Sheets threw seven scoreless innings, but Brewers closer Francisco Cordero could not hold on in the ninth, giving up four runs for his first blown save of the year.

Brewers-Rangers Box Score (

— Things come undone (Journal-Sentinel)
More on the Brewers 4-3 loss to Texas

— Game report: Saturday at a glance (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Changes don't indicate panic (
J.J. Hardy and Bill Hall got the day off yesterday, but Ned Yost was quick to defend his players. Rickie Weeks may get a rehab stint when he comes off the DL.

— Notes: Some rest for the weary (Journal-Sentinel)

— Life is good at the top (Journal-Sentinel)
Corey Hart has been doing a good job while filling in at the leadoff spot.

— Rangers' four-run ninth hands Cordero first blown save of year (

— Brewers' recipe for success (Wisconsin State Journal)
Six keys to the Brewers staying on top of the division

— PRINCE CHARMING: Little League coaches recall young Fielder's rise (

— Brewers-Rangers Preview (Fox Sports)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

— Fielder looks to continue tear, end Brewers road woes (

— NL is learning to fear Fielder (


Saturday, June 09, 2007

Brewers News - June 9

Brewers come roaring back, fall short (
Brewers pitching gave up nine runs last night, leading to the Brewers 18th loss in the last 27 games.

Brewers-Rangers Box Score (

— Down, but not out (Journal-Sentinel)
More on the Brewers loss to the Rangers

— Friday game report (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Cordero, Mench return to Texas (

— Notes: Outlooks differ on return to Texas (Journal-Sentinel)
Francisco Cordero and Kevin Mench are treating their returns to Texas a little differently. Bill Hall was moved all the way down to eighth in the Brewers lineup last night.

— Full count: It's been awhile (Journal-Sentinel)
The Brewers matchup against the Rangers last night was the first time since 1997 that the two teams met in a regular season game.

Brewers focus on hurlers on Day 2 (
The Brewers selected 22 pitchers in day two of the MLB draft.

— Jim Powell chat transcript (Journal-Sentinel)
Chat with Brewers radio announcer

— Rangers put up four runs in fourth to down Brewers (

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

Brewers report: Inside pitch (

— Brewers-Rangers Preview (Fox Sports)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

— Cordero thrives with new team (
Brewers closer Francisco Cordero is a former 2004 All-Star with the Texas Rangers but lost his closing job early last season. Now, with the Brewers, Cordero has the league lead in saves with a .36 ERA.

Brewers pick from Scarpetta tree again (Rockford Register Star)

— Brewers draft Pace grad (

— Get caught up (Journal-Sentinel)
A few things Brewers' bandwagon fans should know

Brewers' Fielder showing his power (The Sports Network)


Friday, June 08, 2007

Brewers News - June 8

— Brewers pick from position of power (Journal-Sentinel)
In the first round of this year draft the Brewers selected Matt LaPorta, a power-hitting first baseman from the University of Florida. The Brewers will move LePorta to left field. LePorta was projected to go late in the first round, but the Brewers like his power, athleticisim for a big guy, and they believe it will not take long for LePorta to make it through the minors.

Brewers get slugger in first round (

Brewers pinpoint Aaron's final homer (
The Brewers honored Hank Aaron with a plaque in the Miller Park parking lot that marks exactly where Aaron's 755th, and final, home run landed.

— X marks the spot for grateful Aaron (Journal-Sentinel)

— Playing hard-to-get with playoff tickets (Journal-Sentinel)
The Brewers ticket office is starting to plan for the playoffs. Nine game ticket package holders will be allowed to purchase tickets for one playoff game per round up to the amount of tickets they hold during the season. Nine game package holders will be allowed to upgrade to 20-game packs before July 2. 20-game season ticket holders can buy tickets for every playoff game before general tickets go on sale.

— Preview: Brewers at Rangers (Journal-Sentinel)

Brewers report: Inside pitch (

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

— Brewers' Melvin has Milwaukee buzzing (The Dallas Morning News)

Brewers select ULL's Lucroy (KLFY TV 10)
The Brewers selected catcher Jonathan Lucroy with there second pick.

Cordero a saving grace for Brewers (The Dallas Morning News)


Thursday, June 07, 2007

Brewers News - June 7

Prince's blast isn't enough for the Crew (
Brewers starter Jeff Suppan continues to struggle giving up four earned runs in yesterday's game against the Cubs. The Brewers lost 6-2.

Brewers-Cubs Box Score (

— Grim and bear it (Journal-Sentinel)
More on the Brewers loss

— Game report: Wednesday at a glance (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Team sticks to Draft philosophy (
The Brewers bad luck with drafting high school pitchers in the first round will not deter them from picking another high school guy if he is the best player on the board.

— Notes: Finding his comfort zone (Journal-Sentinel)
Rookie Ryan Braun feels like he is finally getting settled in the big leagues. In his first couple of weeks in the bigs Braun his batted .312 with three home runs and eight RBI.

— Which way - bold or safe? (Journal-Sentinel)
The Brewers may have the chance to draft a highly talented player that demands high money in the first round of the draft this year. Will they take that chance if it is there?

Milwaukee Brewers player news (
Quick blurbs on player news and performances

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

Brewers report: Inside pitch (

Zambrano's arm, Pie's bat lead Cubs past Brewers (

— NL Central may be baseball's worst ... ever (Fox Sports)
The Brewers are on pace to win 89 games, but the rest of the NL Central have losing records which may lead this division to be the worst of all time.

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

MLB mock draft (Yahoo!)
Mock draft has the Brewers selecting Matt Wieters, a catcher from Georgia Tech. Wieters is a switch hitter who is represented by agent Scott Boras who is known to demand high prices.

— Fingers has mustache, memories (Green Bay Press Gazette)


Wednesday, June 06, 2007

Brewers news - June 6

— Needed disaster relief (Journal-Sentinel)
The Brewers got home runs from Corey Hart, Tony Graffanino, and Ryan Braun to lead them to a 7-5 victory over the Cubs. Closer Francisco Cordero recorded his 22nd save of the year by getting the last four outs of the game.

Cordero turns back Cubs to seal win (
More on the Brewers win

Brewers-Cubs Box Score (

— Tuesday game report (Journal-Sentinel)

— Full count: Fastest to 20 (Journal-Sentinel)
Prince Fielder reached 20 home runs faster than any other Brewer in history.

Notes: Miller comes to Estrada's rescue (
Damian Miller is still not at 100 percent but was back in the lineup last night. Johnny Estrada needed the day off after getting beat up behind the plate Monday.

— Notes: Estrada catches much needed break (Journal-Sentinel)

— Offense emerges from dry spell (Journal-Sentinel)

Players choose different paths to Majors (

— Proximity to Cubs provides comfort zone (Journal-Sentinel)

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

Brewers report: Inside pitch (

Brewers build lead, Cordero makes it last vs. Cubs (

— Brewers: Yost stands by his man (Wisconsin State Journal)
Brewers starter Dave Bush has been pitching terrible after the sixth inning this year, but Ned Yost refuses to give up on him.

— Cubs-Brewers Preview (Fox Sports)

— Brewers' Vargas gets first win in a month (

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

Brewers have real star in Prince Daddy (Beloit Daily News)


Monday, June 04, 2007


Kick the Cubs fans out of Milwaukee in style. Right Field Bleachers now offers shirts in our popular Cub Killer design.

The shirts are available online HERE, but if you're going to the game tonight you can get one before the masses. We'll be in the general parking lot in front of Gantner Gardens. Look for our flag pole with a Brewers flag and a Right Field Bleachers logo flag like this:

The shirts are $12 and are available in sizes Youth Medium, Small, Medium, Large, XL, 2XL and 3XL. Get these while you can. The first order will probably go fast.

Come say hi, buy some sweet threads and share a beer with us before the Brew Crew stomps the Cubs.



Brewers News - June 4

Sheets delivers in series finale (
Brewers starter Ben Sheets got the win in yesterday's game striking out seven in six shutout innings. Prince Fielder, J.J. Hardy, and Johnny Estrada all had an RBI and the Crew won 3-0.

Brewers-Marlins Box Score (

Sheets reasserts himself as ace (

— Throwing 'em a curve (Journal-Sentinel)
More on yesterday's series finale against the Marlins.

— Game report: Sunday at a glance (Journal-Sentinel)

— Notes: Bruise keeps backup catcher sitting (Journal-Sentinel)
Backup catcher Damian Miller was hit by a foul ball in last Wednesday's game and will likely be out until at least Wednesday.

Notes: Miller's hand getting better (

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

Brewers report: Inside pitch (

Sheets' six shutout innings earn Brewers overdue series win (

— Brewers notes: Yost worried about relievers (Wisconsin State Journal)

— Cubs-Brewers Preview (Fox Sports)
The Cubs come into town today to start a three game series.

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

— Brewers can take big steps by taking care of Cubs (


Saturday, June 02, 2007

Brewers News - June 2

Slumping bats break out in victory (
Kevin Mench had a season high 4 RBI while Ryan Braun and Tony Graffanino each had 2 RBI in the Brewers 8-4 victory over Florida.

Brewers-Marlins Box Score (

Braun belts first Miller Park long ball (

— Two outs ain't bad (Journal-Sentinel)
The Brewers scored 7 of their 8 runs with two outs.

— Game report: Friday at a glance (Journal-Sentinel)

— Weeks gets cortisone injection (Fox Sports)
The doctor who performed Ricke Weeks' surgery last season confirmed the Brewers diagnosis of tendinitis and gave weeks a cortisone injection.

Notes: Capellan back with big club (
With Rickie Weeks going on the DL and the bullpen already short an arm with Elmer Dessens on the shelf, the Brewers decided to recall Jose Capellan. Capellan will replace Dessens' role as a long reliever.

— Capellan will get shot in long relief (Journal-Sentinel)
More on Jose Capellan's promotion

— Full count: Lost month (Journal-Sentinel)
The Brewers did not have the greatest month of May, but neither did the rest of the division, and the Brewers actually increased their division lead in May.

Milwaukee Brewers player news (
Quick blurbs on player news and performances

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

Brewers report: Inside pitch (

Braun, Mench power Brewers past Marlins (

— Marlins-Brewers Preview (Fox Sports)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

— Sounds star considered best in minors (
Brewers top pitching prospect Yovani Gallardo is considered by most experts as the best minor league player.

Gallardo Mows Down 51s, Sounds Win 6-2 (OurSports Central)
Yovani Gallardo continued his domination striking out 11 and giving up no runs in seven innings on Thursday.

Saturday's streaking starting pitchers (
Chris Capuano is listed as one of two Saturday starters on a cold streak.

— Brewers' fill-ins do the job (The Capital Times)

— Rookie Braun big boost for Brewers (Chicago Sun-Times)

— Cubs fight in loss 6/2 (Daily Herald)
Cubs' head-case Carlos Zambrano and Cubs catcher Michael Barrett fought in the dugout and then again later in the clubhouse. Barrett went to the hospital with a bloodied lip and two black eyes.


Friday, June 01, 2007

Brewers News - June 1

Hardy's eighth-inning hit lifts Brewers (
J.J. Hardy was 3-4 with 2 RBI and Prince Fielder belted his league leading 19th homer to lead the Brewers to a 4-3 win over the Marlins last night.

Brewers-Marlins Box Score (

— On top of his game (Journal-Sentinel)
With Rickie Weeks on the shelf, Corey Hart got his second straight start in the leadoff spot. Hart went 3-4 with two doubles and two runs.

— Game report: Thursday at a glance (Journal-Sentinel)

Weeks placed on 15-day DL (Milwaukee
Rickie Weeks has been dealing with scar tissue breaking up in his surgically repaired wrist all season and will be given time to rest. Jose Capellan was recalled from Triple-A Nashville.

— Wrist problems land Weeks on DL (Journal-Sentinel)

Notes: Turnbow turns the page (
Derrick Turnbow has a different approach and mentality than he did last year which hopefully will allow him to bounce back better from his rough outings.

— Winner's mentality still missing (Journal-Sentinel)
I wonder if Michael Hunt was one of the many writers who wrote about how the new Brewers did have a winning mentality only a month ago. Probably.

— Fielder's 19th HR powers Brewers past Marlins (

Brewers report: Notes, quotes (

Brewers report: Inside pitch (

— Brewers: Change of Hart rewarding again (Wisconsin State Journal)

— Marlins-Brewers Preview (Fox Sports)

— Brewers game photos (Yahoo!)

— Fielder's 19th powers Brew Crew (Inside Bay Area)
Prince Fielder's 19th homer was also his 13th in May which set the franchise record for homers in a month.